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Freeby, Leicestershire

Freeby is a village and civil parish in the Melton district of Leicestershire, England, about three miles east of Melton Mowbray. The parish has a population of about 300.
DistrictMelton
Post townMelton Mowbray
Administrative CountyLeicestershire
Traditional CountyLeicestershire
OS GridSK8020
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEast Midlands
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLeicestershire
Ambulance AuthorityEast Midlands
Dialling code01664
Population276 (2001)
 

Other names by which Freeby, Leicestershire has been known in the past

Fredebi

Freeby, Leicestershire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Freeby, township, in par. and 3 miles NE. of Melton Mowbray, N. Leicestershire, 1546 ac., pop. 132.

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